Ryan Herbst

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Automated Gate Control & Monitor With Zigbee

by on Jan.11, 2013, under Home Automation

I have meant to post this for a while. Back in March I installed an Zigbee unit on my automatic car gate. This unit allows me to monitor the current state of the gate and open or close it from the home automation system.

Similar to the pedestrian gate sensor it is linked in with the home automation alert system allowing it to send push notification to my smart phone. Previously I had used prowl on my iPhone, but since I have switched to an Android GS3 phone I am using “Notify My Andorid”.

The schematic diagram for the circuit is shown below.

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